Technological Institute of the Philippines

ICT Bayanihan Summit

A 2-day ICT Bayanihan Summit organized by the Institute of Electronics Engineers of the Philippines, Inc. (IECEP) in partnership with National Disaster Risks Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) is on-going at the Technological Institute of the Philippines (T.I.P.) Quezon City campus today Thursday, 13 August 2015 until tomorrow Friday, 14 August 2015.

The T.I.P. President, Dr. Elizabeth Quirino-Lahoz delivered the welcome remarks and commended IECEP officers for coming up with the summit to address a very timely concern for safer, adaptive and disaster resilient Filipino communities.

This summit is attended by electronics engineers nationwide, Singapore Chapter Governor Engr. Junry Terrado and students. Its main objective is to strengthen the capability, effectiveness and efficiency of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) during disaster response operations in order to address effectively the communication and technology requirements of the Emergency Operations Centers (EOCs) and/or Incident Command Posts (ICP) in a disaster area for coordination and control of the situation.